Leather & Lace
Historical Romance, Historical Romance: Old West
September 30, 2008
Available in: Trade Size
Does leather make you hot? Theres nothing like the aroma of hot leatherespecially when its snuggled up next to a hot man! Saddle up and ride with three of Samhains top Western romance authors. Spurs have never been this sexy!
Branded by Beth Williamson (originally pubished in e-book format 11/06/07)
A marriage of convenience shows a determined rancher and a stubborn woman what it means to be branded.
When a clause in his grandfather's will forces Rafe Sinclair to marry or else lose his ranch, he sets his sights on what he thinks is a safe choicehis neighbor Emma Radcliff.
Emma has never wanted anything other than to work her family's horse ranch. But when her father forces her to marry Rafe, she does everything in her power to make the handsome rancher regret his choice of brides.
They say oil and water don't mix, but in Emma's and Rafe's case, it doesand the result is fire. When Emma refuses to consummate the marriage, Rafe sets out to prove that marriage him is the best thing that's ever happened to her.
High Noon by Rebecca Goings (originally pubished in e-book format 11/13/07)
When a full-blooded Comanche risks everything for the honor of the woman he loves, it's a safe bet there'll be a showdown at high noon.
Banning, TX 1872
Alison Williams has loved Talon Holt most of her life, but he broke her heart when he suddenly left town five years ago. Then Alison's father loses a round of poker to the notorious blackguard Garrett Sumrall, and she's shocked to learn he's lost much more than his life savings. He'd bet Alison's hand in marriage!
A full-blooded Comanche raised by a white man, Talon has never fit in to either world. Despite his feelings for his childhood friend, he's sure he did her a favor by leaving so she would be free to marry someone of her own race. But when he hears the news of her father's gambling debt, he returns to rescue Alison from her cruel fate.
A few stolen kisses, and their passion rekindles with fiery intensity. However, Sumrall is not about to give up his winnings without a fightbecause he has a much darker reason for making sure Alison makes good on her father's bet.
It's a showdown at high noon, and winner takes all!
The Seduction of Widow McEwan by Melissa Schroeder (originally pubished in e-book format 11/20/07)
A younger man bent on seduction. An older woman determined to resist. A love that cannot be denied.
Jameson McEwan is widowed, but happy with her lot in life. After suffering through an arranged marriage to an older man, she's had little romance and very little experience with menother than ordering them around on her ranch.
Seth Conner has harbored a bit of an obsession for Jamie since the tender age of sixteen. Now that she's widowed, he has sensed her reluctance to wed again and has kept his distance. When she says she's marrying another manstrictly as a business arrangementSeth decides he's waited long enough.
Jamie never expected to find herself in bed shivering with desire, especially not with Seth. One taste of a night filled with passion, and she finds he's as addictive as liquor. But their age difference and her responsibilities hold her back from considering a future with him. Seth refuses to take no for an answer.
As the dance of seduction heats up, trouble brews. Someone is poisoning Jamie's cattle, setting fires on her ranch. Someone is hell-bent on making sure Jamie and Seth never find happiness, someone who will stop at nothingincluding murder.
Beth has never been able to escape her imagination and it led her to the craft of writing romance novels. She’s passionate about purple, books, and her family (not to mention long cruises). She works full-time (DDJ) and writes romance novels evening, weekends, early mornings and whenever there is a break in the madness.
She is compassionate, funny, a bit reserved at times, tenacious and a little quirky. Her cowboys and western romances speak of a bygone era, bringing her readers to an age where men were honest, hard and honkin’ built.
For a change of pace, she also dives into some smokin’ hot contemporaries, bringing you heat, romance and snappy dialogue.
Beth is a 2009 Career Achievement Award Nominee by Romantic Times Magazine.
Beth loves to hear from readers so get to e-mailing her.